TITLE

Gospel Music: A Shout of Black Joy

AUTHOR(S)
BANKS, LACY J.
PUB. DATE
May 1972
SOURCE
Ebony;May1972, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about the work and profile of Reverend Cleophus Robinson who is also a gospel singer. When Reverend Robinson performed at the Baptist Church in St. Louis, Missouri, due to the impact of gospel music many people fainted and other started holy dance and spoke in tongues. Gospel music brings out extreme emotions from the singers and the musicians. According to Reverend Robinson, Black gospel music is a great relief to those suffering from any type of crises.
ACCESSION #
49184840

 

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